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Delicious food in unusual setting

My husband and I had dinner at La Kiva during a visit to Big Bend NP and it was wonderful... read more

Reviewed May 30, 2019
Washington, NJ
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I ate at La Kiva twice

The first time I was not too hungry. I just had an appetizer the grilled provolone cheese with... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2018
Sugar Land, Texas
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May 30, 2019
“Delicious food in unusual setting”
May 6, 2018
“I ate at La Kiva twice”
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Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at La Kiva during a visit to Big Bend NP and it was wonderful. Cave-like setting, cool and dark. Lots of plants and unusual decorations. We went on a Thursday evening for an early dinner and there was live...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank TerriBNJ
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

The first time I was not too hungry. I just had an appetizer the grilled provolone cheese with chimichurri. It was excellent and very flavorful. I took home a cheese cake desert, which was nice, But just a little to sweet. The second time I...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank BordeauxGuy3
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner and had pizza. Very good. Chelsea our server was attentive and did a great job!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank erine298
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Had to see since seeing on Daytripper. The place is somewhat underground and very different. It's definitely a fun place to visit just for the atmosphere. Had drinks and dinner. Service was cheerful and good. Food was tasty and sufficient. If in the area, have...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank I6779SVrichardr
Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

We found out about La Kiva months ago because of the documentary series called Bandlands, Texas and we just had to go see what it was like. From the reviews we had seen we thought we'd just have drinks & go but it wasn't crowded...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank barbaust
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

We stayed in TERLINGUA a few days and went to LaKiva for dinner one night. It's partially underground and a very unique atmosphere. Bartender/waitress was very friendly. We had the daily special - a sausage & pasta dish that was really good. I had a...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank crandall6049
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Had spectacular prime rib last night. Looks like the pizzas are good too. They also had some great local musicians - definitely the happenin' spot!!!

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Gidnik
Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Very unique setting partly underground. The space has been restored and renovated since the "Badlands" TV show. We met the new owner who was very kind and funny, and gave us a tour and some of the history. There are several comfortable rooms to lounge...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank kmsmolen
Reviewed January 2, 2014

Had a wonderful time...live music, food, drinks, and no cover. The band was fabulous and we laughed a lot at the local folks...they stole the show!! Terlingua must be a bit of Austin transplants! Ha!

Date of experience: December 2013
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January 7, 2016|
Response from La K | Property representative |
I am glad to say that we are open for business. The kitchen will be open in a few more weeks. La Kiva has undergone a massive renovation and is now better than ever.